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Zion Chapel Sunday School (Baptist)

A Grade II Listed Building in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2034 / 52°12'12"N

Longitude: 0.1324 / 0°7'56"E

OS Eastings: 545819

OS Northings: 258272

OS Grid: TL458582

Mapcode National: GBR L79.Y09

Mapcode Global: VHHK3.7WV7

Entry Name: Zion Chapel Sunday School (Baptist)

Listing Date: 2 November 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1126211

English Heritage Legacy ID: 47420

Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB1

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Cambridge

Town: Cambridge

Electoral Ward/Division: Petersfield

Built-Up Area: Cambridge

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Cambridge St Matthew

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

EAST ROAD
1.
942
Zion Chapel Sunday School
(Baptist)
TL 4558 SE 8/487
II GV
2.
Formerly the chapel itself, but now used as a hall. 1838. Grey gault
brick. 2 storeys and basement. Low pitched hipped slate roof. Altered
in 1879 when the present Chapel was built. Important for the side elevation
facing Petersfield. 4 shallow arcaded bays with semi-elliptical heads
containing sash windows with glazing bars on each floor. Stringcourses
between the floors; panelled door inserted in 1879 as with the cornice.
Inside, the upper floor is supported on cast-iron fluted columns with foliated
capitals, originally intended to carry galleries. Founded by Henry Battiscombe,
an important dissenting Minister. (See also Petersfield) (RCHM 67).
Forms a group with Nos 1 to 10 (consec) Petersfield.


Listing NGR: TL4581958272

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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